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Winquist Name Meaning

Swedish: ornamental name composed of the elements vind ‘wind’ or ving ‘wing’ + quist, an old or ornamental spelling of kvist ‘twig’.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press


Similar surnames: Enquist, Lindquist, Runquist, Ringquist, Sandquist, Boquist, Lofquist

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Winquist Family Origin

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Winquist Family Occupations

What did your Winquist ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Blacksmith and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Winquist. The most common Winquist occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Winquist's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Winquist family was Minister.

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Blacksmith

    10%
  • Laborer

    10%
  • Minister

    10%

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Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Winquist ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Winquist Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Winquist. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Winquist census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Winquist. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Winquist. For the veterans among your Winquist ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Winquist Life Expectancy

What is the average Winquist lifespan?

Between 1964 and 2004, in the United States, Winquist life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1964, and highest in 1994. The average life expectancy for Winquist in 1964 was 60, and 75 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Winquist

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Winquist ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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